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Floods and Hurricanes Can Happen Anywhere… Even Here

Protect Yourself with Flood Insurance Over the past few weeks, we have all witnessed the devastation and destruction that a hurricane can bring. Residents of Houston are still recovering from the deluge resulting from Hurricane Harvey, and property owners in Florida are trying to evaluate their losses after Hurricane Irma.  Unfortunately, many of these individuals […]

Keep Your College Student Protected

As your child goes off to college, you want to make sure they stay safe and protected while they are away. The best way to ensure their safety is to secure the proper insurance coverage. When students head off to college, many parents often view this as an opportunity to save money by reducing their […]

Expensive Valentine’s Gifts Require Special Insurance Coverage

At OceanPoint Insurance, we are committed to helping you protect your personal property. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we would like to remind you of the importance of insuring your valuables. After you purchase that pricey piece of jewelry, remember to call your OceanPoint agent to secure proper insurance protection. Many people are […]

Safeguard Your Home Before You Travel

Whether you’re hitting the slopes or heading south for the winter, it is imperative that you protect your home before you begin your vacation. Taking a few precautions in advance can provide you with added peace of mind and ensure your property is secure while you travel. Request that a neighbor check on your home. […]

Employees Share Gift of Warmth and Reading for Local Youth

Employees of  OceanPoint Insurance Agency and BankNewport (OPIA) recently created 60 youth literacy kits and 60 no sew fleece blankets in partnership with the United Way of Rhode Island.  The service projects were part of the Bank and OPIA’s annual workplace giving campaign in support of the United Way. The youth literacy kits included a Clifford […]

Exercise Caution to Ensure a Safe Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for great food, and spending quality time with family and friends. We all know the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially during the festive weeks to come. While the holidays are a wonderful time of year, they can also pose many dangers. Thanksgiving is the leading day for cooking […]

Is Your Home Prepared for the Winter?

While it feels like fall just arrived and we don’t want to rush the cold winter weather, now is the time to start preparing your property for the winter season. To properly prepare your home for the cold weather, we have outlined some tips to help save you time, money and energy this season: Examine […]

Safeguard Your Property This Hurricane Season

The Atlantic hurricane season began in June, but with 10 of the costliest hurricanes on record arriving between August and October, now is the time to prepare for the worst by doing your best to protect your property. Some of the most important actions home and business owners can take are trimming trees surrounding their […]